Daily Archives: October 2, 2011

Dear Departed

A prolific writer and a dedicated teacher, Professor Shahid Hussain, died at the age of 72 on September 8. He served the Government College University for 33 years in various capacities like

Five police officers transferred

Punjab Inspector General of Police Javed Iqbal issued transfer and posting orders of five police officers on Sunday. According to the orders, Lahore Additional Superintendent of Traffic Police Asif Zafar Cheema was

PEMRA’s check on unethical ads hailed

Health experts and medical institutions have appreciated the government’s decision to check unethical health-related commercials on television channels. Pakistan Electronic Media and Regulatory Authority (PEMRA), on the special directive of the prime

Rains expected from Wednesday

Flood Forecasting Division Chief Meteorologist Riaz Khan forecasted that the first rainy spell after the monsoon might start this Wednesday or Thursday. While talking to Pakistan Today, he said that the city’s

NUML expels boy, girl for thrashing each other

The administration of National University of Modern Languages (NUML) expelled two students of M.Sc Mass Communications for fighting in their classroom. According to details, Arshad Malik, a final year student of Mass

17-year-old girl commits suicide

A 17-year-old girl, Maham, a resident of Laddy Shah, committed suicide over domestic issues in Shahdra Town Police precincts on Sunday. According to the police, Maham, after having a quarrel with her

Ganguly laughs off Afridi’s remarks

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly has laughed off Shahid Afridi’s remarks that Sachin Tendulkar was uncomfortable against Shoaib Akhtar’s pace. “Afridi is out of his mind,” Ganguly quipped, reacting to the former